Art Project Grant

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,065
Fund Source
Arts & Cultural Heritage Fund
Recipient
Kaleidoscope an Artists' Gallery
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
October 2011
End Date
January 2012
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Kandiyohi
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2011, First Special Session, chapter 6, article 4, section 2, subdivision 3
Appropriation Language

ACHF Arts Access

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,065
Other Funds Leveraged
$783
Direct expenses
$2,848
Administration costs
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

The artistic goals are to give the artist exposure and educate the public to the artists work.The outcome will be evaluated on attendance, the dialogue between the artists and audience and the reception that the public gives to the events. These goals are measured by attendance. Written and verbal comments will also be solicited.

Measurable Outcome(s)

We evaluated this program mainly by attendance. Written and verbal comments were also solicited. This project helped us work together and find out the skills set that the individuals of the group had. We became more organized. It raised the arts awareness

Description of Funds
Source of Additional Funds

Other, local or private

Recipient Board Members
Craig Edwards, Doug Wilkowske, Susan Mattson, Janet Olney, David Korsmo, Sharon Schuetze Laura Welle
Project Overview
Fall Arts Events
Project Details
Fall Arts Events.
Project Manager
First Name
Craig
Last Name
Edwards
Organization Name
Kaleidoscope an Artists' Gallery
Street Address
PO Box C
City
New London
State
MN
Zip Code
56273
Phone
(320) 894-4916
Email
craigledwards@gmail.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Board Members and Qualifications
Mark Boseveld: theater director, board member of Friends of the Orchestra and Prairie Dance Alliance; Bob Dorlac: visual artist, professor at Southwest Minnesota State University; Craig Edwards: potter, founder of New London Art Center, member of Kaleidoscope Artist Cooperative; Roberta Trooien: musician, author, professor of composition and literature, choir director; Kurt Schulz: actor, writer, cofounder of the 4 Shadow Theatre Company, board member at Magnolia Musical Theatre Company; Paul Grupe: instrumental and vocal teacher at Jackson County Schools, theater/musical director at Jackson County Arts Guilds.
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Deb Larson: artist, project manager for Art Meander, Vice President of Big Stone Arts Council; Paul Grupe: instrumental and vocal teacher at Jackson County Schools, theater/musical director at Jackson County Arts Guilds; Jane Link: artist, board member at Milan Village Arts School and the Greater Milan Initiative; Marilee Strom: former K-12 art teacher, co owner of First Floral-Hallmark, hand bell choir member; Connie Feig: board member at the Willmar Area Arts Council and Minnesota Gerontological Society; Paula Nemes: Vice President of the Marshall Area Stage Company, musician, community theater participant, Lyon County arts organizations activist; Kurt Schulz: actor, writer, cofounder of the 4 Shadow Theatre Company, board member at Magnolia Musical Theatre Company; Susan Marco: author, English and creative writing teacher at Dassel-Cokato High School, Fine Arts Committee member at Dassel-Cokato Public Schools; Kelly Muldoon: graphic artist, board member at the Prairie Music Association and the Prairie Oasis Players; Ellen Copperud: retired teacher of language arts, literary arts activist, coach, and event organizer, board member at the Historic Dayton House, liberal arts advisory board member at Minnesota West Community College; Dan Wahl: visual artist, musician, author, community theater participant, adjunct instructor of English at Southwest Minnesota State University, art instructor for the Marshall Area Fine Arts Council; Tamara Isfeld: visual artist, art teacher for Renville County West Schools, planning committee member for Meander - Upper Minnesota River Valley Art Crawl, board member at Granite Arts Council and Renville Friends of the Arts; Cindy Reverts: visual artist, Treasurer of Rock County Fine Arts Association, board member of Council for Arts in Humanities in Rock County, planning committee member for Art Rocks in Luverne, owner of Playing in the Mud Studio, arts festival organizer; Sydney Massee: artist, quilter, theatre assistant, community organization activist, board member for Lac qui Parle Valley Schools; Patricia Enger: visual artist, musician, gallery technician and curator for the William Whipple Gallery at Southwest Minnesota State University, exhibit curator for Fallen Angel Gallery.
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
Yes